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#6b8d8c Hex Color Code

#6b8d8c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b8d8c is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #6b8d8c is comprised of 41.96% red, 55.29% green and 54.9% blue. In the HSL color space #6b8d8c has a hue of 178° (degrees), 14% saturation and 49% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 492.05 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#6b8d8c linear gradient to complementary #8d6b6d

  1. #6b8d8c
  2. #728887
  3. #798281
  4. #7f7c7c
  5. #847777
  6. #897172
  7. #8d6b6d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #537473
  2. #5b7c7b
  3. #638584
  4. #6b8d8c
  5. #739695
  6. #7c9e9d
  7. #84a7a6

Tints and Shades

#6b8d8c to white

  1. #6b8d8c
  2. #839f9e
  3. #9bb2b1
  4. #b3c5c4
  5. #ccd8d7
  6. #e5ebeb
  7. #ffffff

#6b8d8c to black

  1. #6b8d8c
  2. #597473
  3. #475c5b
  4. #364545
  5. #262f2f
  6. #171b1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD351-4
      #6d8d8b
      ΔE = 0.640 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3975 Still Waters 90GG 28/133
      #688e8d
      ΔE = 0.859 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. ★ 4000 Goose Bay 10BG 26/134
      #668d8f
      ΔE = 1.717 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-5111 TPG
      #678e8d
      ΔE = 1.060 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. ★ 7475 UP
      #72908e
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fort Pierce Green / 712
      #70908f
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Aegean Teal / 2136-40
      #708a8c
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  5. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ T44 Blue Gum
      #6a8a87
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  6. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7479 - Teal Tease
      #6b9191
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Goose Bay / 10BG 26/134
      #709190
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. ★ Smoked Turquoise / 30BG 23/124
      #6a8889
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Lost Atlantis
      #638b8a
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  9. Sico

    1. ★ 6158-52 Norwegian Spruce
      #709191
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
  10. Levis

    1. ★ Malachiet
      #668b8d
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 65 5 153 / Malachit 20
      #6c908c
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. ★ 2602
      #648c88
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Always Smooth 24-23
      #638b89
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Aspen Hush / 374
      #6a8d88
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5746 - Aspen Hush
      #6a8d88
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  15. Sikkens

    1. ★ P0.10.50
      #748f8c
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Q0.10.50
      #758d8f
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  16. Jotun

    1. ★ 5397 / Scooter
      #618b8c
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Gumbo G65-023-189
      #718f8a
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
    2. Juniper G65-022-193
      #74918e
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  18. Dulux

    1. Sea Urchin 2
      #6c9393
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 10BG 26/134
      #6d9294
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  19. Glidden

    1. Deep Ocean Teal / 90GG 23/142
      #628a8c
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Baritone / T10 49H-2
      #6f9093
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. William Tell / T151-6
      #77908c
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. Bull Frog
      #608e8c
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. Cool Cash / 30B-6
      #658984
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  23. Ralph Lauren

    1. Emperor / RLVM272
      #768f90
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  24. Behr

    1. Aqua Marble C70-13
      #608e8b
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Aqua Jade C60-14
      #5e8a88
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  25. Saab

    1. Glacier Blue / B5
      #678f89
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  26. Duron

    1. Studio Blue Green
      #74918c
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. Jadestone Green
      #668f89
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10661
      #788f8f
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 25.6%

#6b8d8c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b8d8c foreground

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Georgia O'Keeffe
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#6b8d8c background

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Vincent Van Gogh
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#6b8d8c shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7048588
Binary
01101011, 10001101, 10001100
Hexadecimal
#6b8d8c
LRV
≈ 24.1%
Closest short hex
#688 ΔE = 1.967
RGB
rgb(107, 141, 140)
RGBA
rgba(107, 141, 140, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.276, g: 0.363, b: 0.361
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.487%, blue: 0.553%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9728628 / 0xff6b8d8c
HSL
hsl(178, 14%, 49%)
HSLA
hsla(178, 14%, 49%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 178° (178.235), saturation: 24% (0.241), value: 55% (0.553)
HSP
hue: 178.235, saturation: 24.113%, perceived brightness: 51.622%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 189.584, S: 39.439, L: 56.156
Cubehelix
H: -189.900, S: 0.216, L: 0.513
TSL
T: -1.461, S: 0.087, L: 0.513
CMYK
cyan: 24% (0.241), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 1% (0.007), key: 45% (0.447)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 45% (0.451)
XYZ
X: 20.320, Y: 24.068, Z: 28.381
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.331, Y: 24.068
CIELab
L: 56.156, a: -12.042, b: -3.350
CIELuv
L: 56.156, u: -17.226, v: -2.909
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.156, C: 12.499, H: 195.547
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.156, C: 17.470, H: 189.584
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.059, a: -11.919, b: 0.042
CIECAM02
J: 45.279, C: 18.879, h: 196.986, Q: 132.574, M: 16.509, s: 35.289, H: 249.210
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.074, jaune: -0.570, green: 2.226
LMS
L: 20.621, M: 26.731, S: 28.298
YCbCr
Y: 128.283, Cb: 132.593, Cr: 113.145
YCgCo
Y: 132.250, Cg: 8.750, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 130.720, Db: 13.967, Dr: 45.105
YPbPr
Y: 133.686, Pb: 3.410, Pr: -16.954
xvYCC
Y: 130.813, Cb: 130.995, Cr: 113.107
YIQ
Y: 130.720, I: -19.933, Q: -7.501
YUV
Y: 130.720, U: 4.568, V: -20.810
Munsell Color System
7.5BG 5/2 ΔE = 3.928
Brand Color
Salesforce ΔE = 13.710

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